Jacqueline Novogratz:
Jacqueline Novogratz über ein Entkommen aus der Armut

TED2009 · 07:30 · Filmed Feb 2009
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Jacqueline Novogratz erzählt die berührende Geschichte einer Begegnung in einem Slum in Nairobi mit Jane, einer ehemaligen Prostituierten, deren Träume, der Armut zu entkommen, Ärztin zu werden und zu heiraten sich auf unerwartete Weise erfüllten.

Social entrepreneur
Jacqueline Novogratz founded and leads Acumen, a nonprofit that takes a businesslike approach to improving the lives of the poor. In her book "The Blue Sweater" she tells stories from the philanthropy, which emphasizes sustainable bottom-up solutions over traditional top-down aid. Full bio
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